Gianluca Stringhini, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor (ECE)

Assistant Professor (ECE)

  • Primary Appointment Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Education PhD, University of California Santa Barbara, 2014
  • Honors and Awards Early Career Excellence in Research Award, BU College on Engineering (2022)
    Honorable mention at the ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (2021)
    Impact recognition at the ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (2021)
    NSF CAREER Award (2020)
    Honorable mention at the AAAI International Conference on Web and Social Media (2020)
    Junior Faculty Fellow at the BU Hariri Institute for Computing (2019)
    Best Paper Award at the Conference on Detection of Intrusions and Malware & Vulnerability Assessment (2019)
    Distinguished Paper Award at the ACM SIGCOMM Internet Measurement Conference (2018)
  • Areas of Interest Data-driven methods to better understand and mitigate malicious activity online (cybercrime, online harassment, trolling, disinformation)
    System security with an application to mobile systems and malware mitigation
    Web securityOnline social network security

Publications

Affiliation: Primary & Affiliated Faculty (ECE)